Social Initiatives
Community Ophthalmic Work
  • 1027 free Eye Camps since last 40 years.
  • 600 Diagnostics , 300 Cataract Surgical, 125 Diagnostic squint & 102 Surgical Squint Camps.
  • 3 Lacs Poor Needy Patient benefited.
  • 50,000 received free spectacles.
  • 10,000 Quality Cataract Surgeries in 300 Camps.
  • 15,000 Squint Children Screened in 125 Camps.
  • 3,070 Squint Surgeries in 102 Camps.
  • Limca Book of Record of 132 surgeries of Squint in 12 hours in Mega Camp by Pune Netraseva Pratishthan.
  • Joint ventures Camps with 50 NGO’s.
  • Ophthalmic Advisor to 10 Organizations.
  • Trained & Motivated more than 50 Eye Surgeons for Free Community Eye Work.
  • Participated in Free Diagnostic & surgical cataract camp at Thika ( Kenya – Africa ) in 1989.
  • Unique & First of its kind Squint Camp at Rajgir (Nalanda) Virayatan – Bhihar State.
  • Tribal areas – Chandrapur, Pusad, Manchar (Ambegaon ), Bhimashankar, Shirpur(Dhulia) – Squint & Cataract Camps were held.
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Institutions
  • Founder of Institutions:-
    • Pune Netraseva Pratishthan (NGO)
    • Pune District Blindness Control Society (DBCS)
    • Poona Hospital & Research Centre
    • Jhamwar Eye Foundation
    • Medi Jain-Doctor’s Association
    • Poona South Practitioner’s Association
    • Homeopathic Doctor’s Association
    • The Association of Shalaki (TAS)
    • Poona District Sports Medicine Association
    • Maharashtra State Sports Medicine Association
    • Janseva Foundation
    • Saras Junior Chamber (Jaycees)
    • NMV 62 past student Association
    • B.J.Medical Past student Association
    • S. P. College past student Association
  • Professional Organization Association:-
    • Poona Ophthalmologic Society (350 Members) – Secretary 2 years, and President 1997.
    • Organizing Secretary for 6th Biennial Conference of Strabismological Society of India 1994.
    • Organizing Member for 3 MOS conference at Pune 1998-2002.
    • Organizing Member for AIOS Pune Conference 1983.
    • Chairman Diary Committee IMA, Pune Branch 1999-2000.
    • Joint Secretary Maharashtra State Sports Medicine Association 1990.
  • Maharashtra Ophthamological Society:-
    • Life member since beginning.
    • Managing Committee member co-opted 1994, Zonal member 2002 / 2002. Joint Treasure 1996-98 Treasure 1998-2000.
    • President 2003 Judge for Post Graduate Free Paper Session.
    • Faculty Member in Community Ophthalmology Seminar (Aurangabad).
    • Chairman and Moderator in Scientific Sessions.
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Public Awareness
  • Delivered more than 200 lectures on Primary Eye care, prevention and cure of blindness and its various aspects.
  • More than 100 articles on eye care and health education.
  • “Nayan Tuze Jadugar” (Your Eyes are Beautiful), a weekly series in Daily Sakal, a leading Marathi Newspaper in Maharashtra, (Sunday Edition 50 articles) published all over Maharashtra, was very educative and popular in 1998.
  • Trained more than 50 eye squint surgeons for community eye work and cataract and squint surgical eye camps.
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Latest News
  • Honoured with Doctorate in Community Opthalmic Work from Vishwakarma Open University for Self-Employment.
  • Best scientific paper award at INACO - National Conference & International symposium on Excellence & Quality eye care in community ophathalmology ...
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Awards
Limca Book of Record
Limca Book of Record of maximum Squint Surgeries in Free Camps recorded twice in the Year Book of Limca 2010 & 2011.
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Appreciations
A highly credible job of getting placed in the Limca Book of Records twice...
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 Shri. Ajit Pawar
 Minister, Govt. of Maharashtra
 
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